Bellator 207: Mitrione vs. Bader
The first of back-to-back nights of Bellator action goes down this Friday with Bellator 207 from the Mohegan Sun Arena in Uncasville, Connecticut. The card will air live on Paramount Network with Matt Mitrione meeting Ryan Bader in the main event.
Mitrione and Bader will square off in the first semifinal of the Bellator Heavyweight Grand Prix, with Fedor Emelianenko and Chael Sonnen colliding on Saturday in the other semifinal.
Also on the card will be the alternate bout to the Bellator Welterweight Grand Prix, as Lorenz Larkin tangles with Ion Pascu. Pascu is replacing Erick Silva, who was forced out with an injury.
Roy Nelson takes on Sergei Kharitonov in a heavyweight contest, “Baby Slice” Kevin Ferguson Jr. meets Corey Browning and Carrington Banks battles Mandel Nallo.
Bellator 207: Mitrione vs. Bader Fight Card
MAIN CARD (Paramount Network/9 p.m. ET)
Bellator Heavyweight Grand Prix Semifinal
Matt Mitrione vs. Ryan Bader
Heavyweight: Roy Nelson vs. Sergei Kharitonov
Bellator Welterweight Grand Prix Alternate Bout
Lorenz Larkin vs. Ion Pascu
Lightweight: Kevin Ferguson Jr. vs. Corey Browning
Lightweight: Carrington Banks vs. Mandel Nallo
PRELIMINARY CARD (ParamountNetwork.com)
Bantamweight: Michael Kimbel vs. Alex Potts
Female Featherweight: Sinead Kavanagh vs. Janay Harding
Catchweight: Andre Fialho vs. Javier Torres
Female Flyweight: Kristi Lopez vs. Sarah Click
Female Flyweight: Alexandra Ballou vs. Lisa Blaine
Welterweight: Sean Lally vs. Kemran Lachinov
Welterweight: Kastriot Xhema vs. Pat Casey
Lightweight: Nicholas Giuletti vs. Alex Ortiz
MIddleweight: Sean Lally vs. Kemran Lachinov
Middleweight: Tim Caron vs. Vinicius de Jesus